Period
to

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Retail in permanent job vacancies advertised in London. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Retail over the 6 months to 24 May 2022 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Retailing
England > London
6 months to
24 May 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 55 66 61
Rank change year-on-year +11 -5 -16
Permanent jobs citing Retail 4,544 1,563 1,790
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 6.42% 4.54% 4.62%
As % of the General category 9.39% 7.48% 7.57%
Number of salaries quoted 1,634 1,018 1,395
10th Percentile £41,250 £41,025 £36,250
25th Percentile £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £67,500 £67,500 £65,000
Median % change year-on-year - +3.85% +8.33%
75th Percentile £85,000 £85,000 £81,250
90th Percentile £102,500 £96,250 £95,000
England median annual salary £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year - +4.55% +1.85%

Retail is in the General Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 48,397 20,892 23,641
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 68.37% 60.75% 61.03%
Number of salaries quoted 22,586 15,362 18,749
10th Percentile £41,250 £41,250 £37,348
25th Percentile £52,500 £52,500 £48,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
Median % change year-on-year - +3.70% +6.05%
75th Percentile £92,500 £88,750 £87,500
90th Percentile £112,500 £110,000 £110,000
England median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +4.76%

Retail
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing Retail as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for Retail in London

Retail
Salary Trend in London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Retail in London.

Salary trend for Retail in London

Retail
Salary Histogram in London

Salary distribution for jobs citing Retail in London over the 6 months to 24 May 2022.

Salary histogram for Retail in London

Retail
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Retail within the London region over the 6 months to 24 May 2022. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Jobs
Central London +36 422 £70,000 -3.45% 82
West London -55 80 £45,750 -23.75% 36
South London -28 34 £41,250 -25.00% 5
North London -17 25 £52,500 -10.64% 5
East London -48 13 £30,000 -47.83% 12
Retail
England

For the 6 months to 24 May 2022, IT jobs citing Retail also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the London region with a requirement for Retail.

1 2,244 (49.38%) Agile
2 1,391 (30.61%) Social Skills
3 1,373 (30.22%) Finance
4 1,154 (25.40%) AWS
5 1,108 (24.38%) JavaScript
6 1,067 (23.48%) E-Commerce
7 988 (21.74%) Python
8 934 (20.55%) CI/CD
9 928 (20.42%) React
10 894 (19.67%) Kubernetes
11 874 (19.23%) Software Engineering
12 860 (18.93%) Java
13 844 (18.57%) DevOps
14 843 (18.55%) Docker
15 830 (18.27%) Problem-Solving
16 813 (17.89%) Analytics
17 765 (16.84%) SQL
18 729 (16.04%) User Experience
19 716 (15.76%) Marketing
20 715 (15.74%) Mentoring
21 687 (15.12%) Scrum
22 670 (14.74%) Node.js
23 636 (14.00%) Analytical Skills
24 622 (13.69%) Test Automation
25 612 (13.47%) Azure
26 601 (13.23%) Banking
27 588 (12.94%) Microservices
28 544 (11.97%) Git (software)
29 542 (11.93%) GCP
30 519 (11.42%) TypeScript

Retail
Co-occurring IT Skills in London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 122 (2.68%) Confluence
2 103 (2.27%) CMS
3 99 (2.18%) Elasticsearch
4 83 (1.83%) Apache Spark
5 71 (1.56%) Apache Airflow
6 48 (1.06%) SAS
7 39 (0.86%) Apache
8 38 (0.84%) SharePoint
9 36 (0.79%) Headless CMS
10 32 (0.70%) IBM Domino
11 29 (0.64%) Jupyter
12 27 (0.59%) WebSphere
13 16 (0.35%) WebLogic
14 15 (0.33%) Apache Pulsar
15 14 (0.31%) Apache Solr
15 14 (0.31%) Gunicorn
15 14 (0.31%) WordPress
16 13 (0.29%) Commerce Server
16 13 (0.29%) MS Exchange
17 11 (0.24%) Apache Synapse
Applications
1 140 (3.08%) Sketch
2 93 (2.05%) Microsoft Excel
3 66 (1.45%) Microsoft Office
4 62 (1.36%) InVision
5 40 (0.88%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 35 (0.77%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 26 (0.57%) Adobe XD
8 24 (0.53%) Photoshop
9 19 (0.42%) Marvel
10 13 (0.29%) Spreadsheet
11 11 (0.24%) Adobe Illustrator
12 10 (0.22%) MS Visio
12 10 (0.22%) Stata
13 9 (0.20%) Adobe After Effects
14 8 (0.18%) CINEMA 4D
15 7 (0.15%) Chatbot
16 6 (0.13%) Adobe Premiere
16 6 (0.13%) Microsoft Project
17 5 (0.11%) InDesign
17 5 (0.11%) UXPin
Business Applications
1 68 (1.50%) Magento
2 46 (1.01%) Shopify
3 39 (0.86%) Payment Gateway
4 25 (0.55%) Dynamics CRM
5 17 (0.37%) NetSuite
6 16 (0.35%) SAP S/4HANA
7 15 (0.33%) SAP Hybris
8 13 (0.29%) SAP Retail
9 11 (0.24%) SAP ERP
10 8 (0.18%) Dynamics AX
11 7 (0.15%) SAP Forecasting and Replenishment
11 7 (0.15%) SAP MDG
12 6 (0.13%) Odoo
12 6 (0.13%) Oracle ERP
12 6 (0.13%) Salesforce.com CRM
12 6 (0.13%) Social Studio
13 5 (0.11%) Elite 3E
13 5 (0.11%) Oracle Retail
13 5 (0.11%) SAP APO
14 4 (0.088%) OpenText VIM for SAP
Cloud Services
1 1,154 (25.40%) AWS
2 612 (13.47%) Azure
3 542 (11.93%) GCP
4 358 (7.88%) SaaS
5 264 (5.81%) GitHub
6 225 (4.95%) Serverless
7 191 (4.20%) Figma
8 185 (4.07%) Power Platform
9 162 (3.57%) dbt
10 144 (3.17%) Snowflake
11 119 (2.62%) Cloud Computing
12 114 (2.51%) AWS Lambda
13 109 (2.40%) Amazon ECS
14 106 (2.33%) Slack
15 98 (2.16%) PaaS
16 92 (2.02%) Microsoft 365
17 91 (2.00%) AWS CloudFormation
17 91 (2.00%) Google Analytics
18 82 (1.80%) Firebase
19 70 (1.54%) Amazon Kinesis
Communications & Networking
1 96 (2.11%) HTTP
2 85 (1.87%) Internet
3 58 (1.28%) Skype
4 57 (1.25%) Firewall
4 57 (1.25%) Network Security
5 40 (0.88%) TCP/IP
6 36 (0.79%) SSH
7 29 (0.64%) DNS
8 24 (0.53%) DHCP
8 24 (0.53%) FTP
8 24 (0.53%) VPN
9 20 (0.44%) LAN
10 13 (0.29%) IPsec
10 13 (0.29%) WAN
10 13 (0.29%) Wireless
11 10 (0.22%) 3G
11 10 (0.22%) 4G
11 10 (0.22%) DMZ
11 10 (0.22%) Extranet
11 10 (0.22%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 410 (9.02%) PostgreSQL
2 358 (7.88%) MySQL
3 336 (7.39%) NoSQL
4 282 (6.21%) Relational Database
5 223 (4.91%) SQL Server
6 213 (4.69%) Big Data
7 201 (4.42%) Redis
8 193 (4.25%) Data Warehouse
9 183 (4.03%) BigQuery
10 182 (4.01%) MongoDB
11 180 (3.96%) Power BI
12 142 (3.13%) Tableau
13 120 (2.64%) Amazon Redshift
14 119 (2.62%) Amazon Aurora
15 101 (2.22%) Amazon DynamoDB
16 79 (1.74%) Looker
17 69 (1.52%) Data Lake
18 55 (1.21%) Amazon RDS
19 46 (1.01%) Mixpanel
20 40 (0.88%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 544 (11.97%) Git (software)
2 449 (9.88%) Jenkins
3 278 (6.12%) JIRA
4 195 (4.29%) Cypress.io
5 180 (3.96%) GitLab
6 118 (2.60%) Maven
7 109 (2.40%) CircleCI
8 108 (2.38%) Selenium
9 98 (2.16%) Bitbucket
10 82 (1.80%) Cucumber
11 79 (1.74%) webpack
12 59 (1.30%) JUnit
13 55 (1.21%) Postman
14 43 (0.95%) SonarQube
15 41 (0.90%) Babel
15 41 (0.90%) Gradle
16 36 (0.79%) JMeter
17 35 (0.77%) Atlassian Bamboo
18 33 (0.73%) Visual Studio
19 32 (0.70%) Protractor
General
1 1,391 (30.61%) Social Skills
2 1,373 (30.22%) Finance
3 716 (15.76%) Marketing
4 636 (14.00%) Analytical Skills
5 601 (13.23%) Banking
6 406 (8.93%) Inclusion and Diversity
7 368 (8.10%) Games
8 184 (4.05%) Legal
9 171 (3.76%) Public Sector
10 144 (3.17%) Law
10 144 (3.17%) Presentation Skills
11 110 (2.42%) Telecoms
12 101 (2.22%) Automotive
12 101 (2.22%) Influencing Skills
13 93 (2.05%) Advertising
14 83 (1.83%) Manufacturing
15 81 (1.78%) Organisational Skills
16 72 (1.58%) Retail Finance
17 58 (1.28%) Publishing
18 45 (0.99%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 768 (16.90%) Developer
2 489 (10.76%) Software Engineer
3 387 (8.52%) Analyst
4 261 (5.74%) Senior Developer
5 233 (5.13%) Product Manager
6 202 (4.45%) Designer
7 201 (4.42%) Architect
7 201 (4.42%) Senior Manager
8 180 (3.96%) DevOps Engineer
9 170 (3.74%) Senior Software Engineer
10 151 (3.32%) Java Engineer
11 141 (3.10%) Full Stack Developer
12 134 (2.95%) Project Manager
13 127 (2.79%) Consultant
14 117 (2.57%) Business Analyst
15 113 (2.49%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
16 105 (2.31%) Engineering Manager
17 101 (2.22%) Data Engineer
17 101 (2.22%) UX Designer
18 98 (2.16%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 928 (20.42%) React
2 670 (14.74%) Node.js
3 498 (10.96%) CSS
4 485 (10.67%) HTML
5 336 (7.39%) REST
6 312 (6.87%) RESTful
7 294 (6.47%) Kafka
8 289 (6.36%) Spring
9 285 (6.27%) .NET
10 241 (5.30%) Spring Boot
11 219 (4.82%) GraphQL
12 200 (4.40%) Web Services
13 184 (4.05%) Redux
14 182 (4.01%) HTML5
15 168 (3.70%) Jest
16 162 (3.57%) Next.js
17 158 (3.48%) AngularJS
18 127 (2.79%) Sass
19 122 (2.68%) CSS3
20 120 (2.64%) Parceljs
Miscellaneous
1 729 (16.04%) User Experience
2 279 (6.14%) Mobile App
3 192 (4.23%) Cloud Native
4 170 (3.74%) FMCG
5 155 (3.41%) Self-Motivation
6 132 (2.90%) Algorithms
7 127 (2.79%) Management Information System
8 100 (2.20%) Sports Betting
9 96 (2.11%) Greenfield Project
10 93 (2.05%) Blog
11 67 (1.47%) Public Cloud
12 66 (1.45%) Virtual Team
13 60 (1.32%) Derivative
14 56 (1.23%) Social Media
15 54 (1.19%) Online Banking
16 52 (1.14%) IoT
17 47 (1.03%) Data Structures
18 42 (0.92%) Legacy Code
19 40 (0.88%) Hybrid Cloud
19 40 (0.88%) Marketing Technology
Operating Systems
1 257 (5.66%) Linux
2 226 (4.97%) Android
3 139 (3.06%) Apple iOS
4 115 (2.53%) Windows
5 69 (1.52%) Unix
6 28 (0.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 27 (0.59%) Windows 10
8 14 (0.31%) VMS
9 13 (0.29%) Mac OS
10 11 (0.24%) Windows Server
11 9 (0.20%) Mac OS X
12 7 (0.15%) AIX
13 6 (0.13%) Windows Server 2012
14 5 (0.11%) Windows Server 2016
15 4 (0.088%) Ubuntu
16 3 (0.066%) CentOS
16 3 (0.066%) Windows Server 2019
17 2 (0.044%) Windows XP
18 1 (0.022%) Windows 2000
18 1 (0.022%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 2,244 (49.38%) Agile
2 1,067 (23.48%) E-Commerce
3 934 (20.55%) CI/CD
4 874 (19.23%) Software Engineering
5 844 (18.57%) DevOps
6 830 (18.27%) Problem-Solving
7 813 (17.89%) Analytics
8 715 (15.74%) Mentoring
9 687 (15.12%) Scrum
10 622 (13.69%) Test Automation
11 588 (12.94%) Microservices
12 477 (10.50%) Data Science
13 446 (9.82%) Business Intelligence
14 445 (9.79%) Coaching
15 435 (9.57%) Full Stack Development
16 431 (9.49%) TDD
17 391 (8.60%) Stakeholder Management
18 377 (8.30%) UX Design
19 371 (8.16%) Project Management
20 311 (6.84%) Product Roadmap
Programming Languages
1 1,108 (24.38%) JavaScript
2 988 (21.74%) Python
3 860 (18.93%) Java
4 765 (16.84%) SQL
5 519 (11.42%) TypeScript
6 330 (7.26%) C#
7 244 (5.37%) Bash
8 243 (5.35%) Go
9 204 (4.49%) Ruby
10 186 (4.09%) PHP
11 157 (3.46%) Kotlin
12 145 (3.19%) PowerShell
13 137 (3.01%) R
14 129 (2.84%) Groovy
15 90 (1.98%) Scala
16 85 (1.87%) ES6
17 75 (1.65%) C++
18 60 (1.32%) C
19 39 (0.86%) T-SQL
20 37 (0.81%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 516 (11.36%) Degree
2 86 (1.89%) Computer Science Degree
3 56 (1.23%) Master's Degree
4 52 (1.14%) CISSP
5 42 (0.92%) Security Cleared
6 36 (0.79%) SC Cleared
7 35 (0.77%) PhD
8 28 (0.62%) CISM
9 26 (0.57%) ISTQB
10 22 (0.48%) Numerate Degree
11 21 (0.46%) ISEB
11 21 (0.46%) PMI Certification
12 20 (0.44%) CISA
12 20 (0.44%) PMP
13 17 (0.37%) MBA
14 15 (0.33%) ICAEW
14 15 (0.33%) ISACA
15 14 (0.31%) CEH
16 12 (0.26%) CREST Certified
17 11 (0.24%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 420 (9.24%) QA
2 80 (1.76%) Accessibility
3 73 (1.61%) GDPR
4 49 (1.08%) PMO
5 41 (0.90%) Data Quality
6 37 (0.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 34 (0.75%) SLA
8 30 (0.66%) GRC
9 27 (0.59%) WCAG
10 22 (0.48%) PCI DSS
11 20 (0.44%) Cyber Essentials
12 10 (0.22%) NIST
13 9 (0.20%) COBIT
14 7 (0.15%) PSD2
15 6 (0.13%) GMP
15 6 (0.13%) NCSC
16 5 (0.11%) IFRS
16 5 (0.11%) IFRS 9
17 4 (0.088%) Actionable Recommendations
17 4 (0.088%) P3O
System Software
1 843 (18.55%) Docker
2 62 (1.36%) Virtual Machines
3 55 (1.21%) Active Directory
4 17 (0.37%) VMware Infrastructure
5 10 (0.22%) vSphere
6 9 (0.20%) Snort
7 7 (0.15%) VMware ESXi
8 5 (0.11%) NFS
9 4 (0.088%) Postfix
10 3 (0.066%) Hyper-V
10 3 (0.066%) zsh
11 2 (0.044%) etcd
11 2 (0.044%) Firmware
11 2 (0.044%) Virtual Desktop
12 1 (0.022%) Apache Flume
12 1 (0.022%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 894 (19.67%) Kubernetes
2 466 (10.26%) Terraform
3 306 (6.73%) Ansible
4 145 (3.19%) Puppet
5 120 (2.64%) Opscode Chef
6 103 (2.27%) Docker Swarm
7 76 (1.67%) Prometheus
8 48 (1.06%) Grafana
9 31 (0.68%) Istio
10 25 (0.55%) Single Sign-On
11 21 (0.46%) Kibana
12 18 (0.40%) Microsoft Intune
13 13 (0.29%) SCCM
14 11 (0.24%) Marathon
15 10 (0.22%) Jamf Pro
16 9 (0.20%) Bugsnag
16 9 (0.20%) Nessus
16 9 (0.20%) Nmap
17 8 (0.18%) MIIS
18 5 (0.11%) Knative
Vendors
1 410 (9.02%) Google
2 322 (7.09%) Microsoft
3 205 (4.51%) Salesforce.com
4 139 (3.06%) Adobe
5 116 (2.55%) Oracle
6 104 (2.29%) SAP
7 80 (1.76%) Facebook
8 58 (1.28%) WorldPay
9 56 (1.23%) Spotify
10 52 (1.14%) Apple
11 51 (1.12%) Databricks
11 51 (1.12%) Optimizely
12 50 (1.10%) Elastic Path
12 50 (1.10%) hybris
13 46 (1.01%) IBM
14 39 (0.86%) Splunk
15 33 (0.73%) Red Hat
16 30 (0.66%) New Relic
17 28 (0.62%) VMware
18 27 (0.59%) ATG